Genus - Thuja, Species - occidentalis "Smaragd"
One of the most common and best known arborvitae because of its dependability and uniformity. It is often used for hedges and screens. Tends to be less dense if in too much shade. Easily shaped, spiraled, or poodled. Matures to about 10 or 15 feet by 2 to 3 feet. Zone 2 to 7.Go Back